DEAD KENNEDYS SHUT DOWN THE ISLAND (1983)

Dead Kennedys headlined the last show at the Island, Houston's original first wave punk venue, on May 14, 1983.

According to “A History of Houston Punk Rock Fanzines” by Henry Wild Dog, which was published in PUNX, the Island officially closed in April 1983. The club was reopened for this solo performance, according to promoter Tom Bunch who designed the flyer for the show.

  FLYER DESIGNED BY TOM BUNCH; COURTESY OF   WILD DOG ARCHIVES  .

FLYER DESIGNED BY TOM BUNCH; COURTESY OF WILD DOG ARCHIVES.